Sophia Vogrin Barnwell

December 6, 2012
Sophia Vogrin Barnwell

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Sophia Vogrin Barnwell, 85, of Hendersonville, died Thursday, December 6, at Golden Living Center. A native of Yugoslavia, she had been a resident of Henderson County since 1945. She was the wife of the late Otis Barnwell and was also preceded in death by a son, Ray Barnwell. She had worked for C.P. Clare Co., loved gardening, cooking and the Henderson County Tailgate Market. Mrs. Barnwell is survived by her son, Jerry Barnwell of Hendersonville; four grandchildren, Matthew Barnwell, Jan Orr, Jason Barnwell, Michael Barnwell and four great-grandchildren. The family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to Deborah Greer for her devoted care and friendship of Mrs. Barnwell. A graveside service will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, December 9, at Barnwell Baptist Church Cemetery. Pastor Anthony Craver will officiate.

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  • December 07, 2012
    Marian says:
    At this time you may be consumed with pain and anger, rightfully so, ?Just remember that God is near to You to give you comfort to lighten the load, ? He has provided ?a hope for all who died that there will be a ressurrection of all those in the memorial tombs they will hear his voice and come out ?John 5:28,29. ?(This means everlasting life, their taking in knowledge of you, the only true God. ?John 17:3

  • December 08, 2012
    Jan Barnwell Orr says:
    I'm gonna miss my mawmaw but she's in a better place. I'll get to see her again soon. I can see her smiling and giggling with Jesus because she was always smiling and laughing. She was always in a sweet mood. She never changed. I love you Mawmaw. See you soon.

  • December 08, 2012
    Sophia's relatives from Slovenia (ex Yugoslavia) says:
    We were very sad to hear about Sophia's passing away.Please except ours deepest sympathy Love from Slovenia

  • December 08, 2012
    Amy Suttles says:
    Jerry,Jan and Jason Mrs. Barnwell was a kind women. I have fond memories of her. I use to enjoy going to visit her and her showing us her garden (first tommy toe tomatoes I ever ate).She will be missed. I love y'all sending my prayers Amy.

  • December 08, 2012
    Deborah Greer says:
    Sophia will be missed. My prayers are with the family.